The key workers caring for Preston’s forgotten animals during the coronavirus crisis

Lauren Calvert It’s not only looking after humans that is classed as key work during the coronavirus crisis – roles that involve caring for animals are also on the key workers list. […]

1 year ago
New RSPCA charity shop opening in Penwortham

RSPCA shop front in Penwortham RSPCA Preston and District Branch is expanding its local retail footprint with a new shop in Penwortham. The shop, which will be located at 76 Liverpool Road, joins existing stores […]

2 years ago
Seven dogs seized by police in Preston after ‘significant concerns for welfare’

One of the dogs with a police officer Pic: LancsPolDogUnit Police have seized seven dogs after a raid in the city. Concerns were raised about the welfare of the animals at an address in Preston. Preston Police, with the Lancashire […]

2 years ago
Change of venue for RSPCA Summer Fair on Sunday

The RSPCA open day on Sunday has changed venue after a dog at the shelter has become unwell. The shelter in Longridge Road has temporarily closed on the advice of […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Revealed: Why the RSPCA closed in Preston and what’s happened to reopen it

Entrance to the reopened RSPCA in Preston Pic: Blog Preston What happened to close the RSPCA centre in Preston has now been revealed. In a letter to RSPCA members, seen by Blog Preston, the chair of temporary trustees Paul Draycott […]

2 years ago
Preston RSPCA reopens after major refurbishment

Entrance to the reopened RSPCA in Preston Pic: Blog Preston An animal shelter has reopened in Preston more than a year since closing its doors. Preston and District RSPCA Centre in Longridge Road was forced to close in December 2017 […]

3 years ago
RSPCA Preston is to reopen to the public

RSPCA at Preston A Preston animal rescue shelter dogged by controversy is to re-open to the public in March. RSPCA Preston and District Branch in Ribbleton closed in December 2017 following concerns for […]

3 years ago
Preston council’s dog team praised for their work

A stray dog Pic: isakarakus A stray dog Pic: isakarakus How stray dogs are handled in Preston has been recognised as gold-standard for the fifth year in a row. Preston City Council’s dog control team […]

3 years ago
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